Dade County AST
Speech & Debate Tournament
like to extend an invitation to you and your team to participate in the Miami-Dade AST - debate
tournament to be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at Christopher Columbus
HS, many thanks to Randall Martinez for hosting! These tournaments
are great opportunities for students who are new to forensics to participate in
a “mini-tournament”. Registration will be on joyoftournaments.com.
Registration – 3:15– 3:45PM TBA
Begins – 4:00 PM
Location: Christopher Columbus HS
3000 SW 87th Ave
SPEECH EVENTS - We Will Have The Following
IE Events: DEC, DP, DUO, MX, POI (Different From OI), and OO
BIG QUESTIONS (Students May Compete As A Team Or Individually)
Humans are primarily driven by self-interest.
LD - will use the November/December LD
Resolved: In a democracy, the public’s right to know ought to
be valued above the right to privacy of candidates for public office.
PFD - will use the November/December Topic
Resolved: The United States federal government should impose
price controls on the pharmaceutical industry.
Number Of Rounds: 2 in each event
STUDENT CONGRESS - The Tournament Will Provide Legislation For Student Congress – BUT we will also accept any
legislation submitted. Please submit legislation by November 2, 2018 to email@example.com
Varsity Team Members Can Judge At All ASTs Unless Otherwise Noted
Cost: $7 – Big Questions Is Free
Awards Will Be Given Immediately
Following The Tournament
Carol Cecil – firstname.lastname@example.org Questions – Call
Carol Cecil (305) 342-9485